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Police Report, 1-2-15: A man reported two red metal chairs and a washing machine stolen.
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    Note: All information included in this report is taken from law enforcement incident reports and arrest records, which are public records and available for review at any and all local law enforcement agencies. Not every arrest leads to a conviction. Guilt or innocence is determined by the court system.

STATESBORO POLICE DEPARTMENT
Arrests/Citations

    Patrice T. Ellison, 43, Kent Street — suspended registration, suspended license.

Incidents
    WEST JONES AVENUE — A man reported around 9 a.m. Tuesday that someone stole two red metal chairs and a washing machine. Neighbors reported that they saw a suspicious vehicle at his home earlier.

BULLOCH COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE
Arrests
    Shannon Eugene Manley, 38, Eldora Road, Ellabell — bench warrant.
    Christopher Dewayne Lawson, 42, Magnolia Street, Claxton — criminal trespass, carrying a concealed weapon, loitering/prowling.

Incidents
    GEORGIA HIGHWAY 46 — A man told deputies around noon Tuesday that a woman was harassing his wife with text messages after being told to stop.
    BASS COURT — Two juveniles told deputies around 3 a.m. Wednesday that they were uncomfortable at their mother’s boyfriend’s house because of her odd behavior. Deputies found them outside in a parked car. They reported that the mother was unaware of where they were or why they were outside. The children were taken to their father.

GEORGIA STATE PATROL POST 45
    The post reported the following activity for the week of Dec. 22–28:

Arrests
    Chris Mark Goodson, 55, Wenwood Drive — DUI, improper stopping on roadway.
    Steve Craig Poole, 52, Little Doe Court, Ellabell — DUI, failure to maintain lane.
    James Lawrence Simpkins, 69, Clifton Road — DUI, speeding, reckless driving.
    Kara Lynn Hughes, 25, Leefield Station Road — DUI (drugs), marijuana possession, possession of drug-related objects.

Incidents
    Troopers issued two seat-belt citations, a child-restraint citation, 24 speeding citations and 51 total citations.
    Troopers also investigated 33 crashes with one fatality and 12 injuries and issued 12 seat-belt warnings, one child restraint warning, 63 speeding warnings and 148 total warnings.

BULLOCH CENTRAL 911 REPORTS
    Due to the holidays, reports for Wednesday will be published Saturday.

— compiled by Holli Deal Saxon